Mayor of Casterbridge

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    The Penguin English Library Edition of The Mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy'Here - I am waiting to know about this offer of mine. The woman is no good to me. Who'll have her?'In a fit of drunken anger, Michael Henchard sells his wife and baby daughter for five guineas at a country fair. Over the course of the following years, he manages to establish himself as a respected and prosperous pillar of the community of Casterbridge, but behind his success there always lurk the shameful secret of his past and a personality prone to self-destructive pride and temper.The Penguin English Library - 100 editions of the best fiction in English, from the eighteenth century and the very first novels to the beginning of the First World War.

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    Number of Pages: 384
    Format(s): Paperback - ISBN: 9780141199597
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    Listed in: Classic fiction
    Publisher: Penguin Classics

    Books by Thomas Hardy

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